Tag Archive: autism home intervention

Mar
04

Imaginative play can offer sweet rewards!

For years, while raising my Autistic daughter Sophia, the occupational therapists would harp on me to interrupt her any time she resorted to lining things up or got too obsessive about stacking and sorting. There is one part of me that agrees I need to stretch her to move outside of her instincts and learn …

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Feb
06

Activity: Clothesline

This is another example of how I found things around my own home to practice the skills my Autistic daughter needed and incorporated them into her daily routine. This was my way of a home-based early intervention for Autism. One of the many tasks at hand was to work on strengthening the muscles in her …

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